A Frontier Nurse and Her Horse In the Mountains of Kentucky

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Mary Breckinridge rode through the mountains in the summer of 1928, visiting lonely cabins and riding up steep mountain canyons. She gave nursing care to men, women, and especially children. Word spread that she was a nurse and mothers flocked to her with their sick babies.

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Mountain woman by her home up Stinking Creek, Pine Mountain, Kentucky

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Image by cindy47452 With the heavy rain we had the night we stayed in Perry County, Kentucky, there were thousands of these little streams pouring large amounts of water. The water comes from the top of the mountains and runs all the way to the […]